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Concertos, organs (2), orchestra, HWV 303, D minor: MU.MS 836.2

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Current Location: In storage


Concertos, organs (2), orchestra, HWV 303, D minor
Concerto [for two organs] / [George Frideric Handel]
Title in later index:Concerto 7th.


Handel, George Frideric,
Handel copyist S1
Former owner.: Barrett Lennard, Henry,



Concerto 7th.
For 2 organs and orchestra.
Orchestration: vl1, vl2, vlc1/fag1, vlc2/fag2, cb.
Title from caption.
Thematic cat. no.: HWV 303.
Manuscript in the hand of Larsen's Handel copyist S1.
Modern pagination, originally unpaginated.
Watermark : "WR" below Fleur de lis in crowned shield ; countermark: "I VILLEDARY" (Burrows E*a)
Dated ca.1739-41 according to evidence from musical contents and paper characteristics (see D. Burrows).
Second item in the Barrett Lennard Collection volume 67 (MU.MS.836).
1.1.1 vlc1 Adagio d C-4 bB c {8.,D6E}{8F6ED}2A+/{8A6GxF}4G+{8GnF}{'DE}/

Concertos (Organs (2)) Scores

Measurements and weight

1 ms. score (p. 113-119 p., bound) ; 44 cm.

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Handel, George Frideric,1685-1759.[England],[ca. 1739-41] Handel copyist S1. Barrett Lennard, Henry, 1818 -1899. former owner.

Identification numbers

Accession number: MU.MS 836.2
Primary reference Number: 279144
ALMA control 001: 994235243803606
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Created: Tuesday 15 December 2020 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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